El Cabito

Featuring a million dollar view at a budget-friendly price, this hill top hotel offers guests a quiet environment surrounded by nature to unwind and relax in luxury.

Travelers hoping to dine on-site will be especially pleased with El Cabito, since it's in an area featuring a nice selection of local eateries. There's a wide range of styles here, and those with a hankering for Belgian and Caribbean cuisine will not leave disappointed.

Set in the Samana Peninsula, northeast of Arroyo Del Cabo, El Cabito offers a warm welcome to guests interested in staying in this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. The center of Las Galeras is a short distance away to the west-southwest.


Two cabanas and camping sites are available here, with hammocks and simple mattresses laid out in tree houses providing a unique place to sleep during your island getaway. If you choose to stay in a cabana, you'll find them to be charming little nooks with palm-thatched roofs, and a private bathroom.

El Cabito has a grand total of 3 units, so it is a really small option. Travelers who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will like the calm atmosphere at this small accommodation. In terms of quality, we've awarded this guest house a rating of one and a half stars.

Look below for the in-room amenities provided by El Cabito.

  • Double Bed
  • Balcony
  • Sitting Area

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

To read our in-depth article about the kinds of activities that El Cabito has to offer, click here.


It doesn't get more stunning then El Cabito's on-site restaurant. Located right on the cliffs with a deck overlooking a prime whale watching area, they offer fresh Dominican and European fare with vegetarian options available as well. Grilled items are favored, and lobster is their specialty.

Outside of the on-location dining, visitors hoping to find further culinary diversity may also want to think about some of the region's other local dining choices. Visitors staying at El Cabito will find a small handful of restaurants within traveling distance. It's helpful to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though El Cabito offers on-site dining, including El Cabito Restaurant. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.


Guests will encounter a fair number of attractions located near El Cabito. On your itinerary, make room for a nearby attraction like Whale Museum Of Samana, a museum. If you plan to do a little lounging in the sand, like many travelers who are eager to enjoy the Dominican Republic's sunshine, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without ample time at the beach. Fortunately, Playa Madama is to be one of those closest places to access the shore from the guest house.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the guest house is Las Galeras. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, have a little side trip to a couple nearby towns to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For more info on what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: the Samana Peninsula, Dominican Republic

Phone: (829) 697-9506

Website: http://elcabito.net/


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